O'Reilly logo

Special Edition Using Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2002 by Tom Mucciolo, Patrice-Anne Rutledge

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Using the Language Bar

After you install speech or handwriting recognition, the Language bar automatically appears. With this toolbar, shown in Figure 8.7, you can use and customize Office XP's speech and handwriting recognition tools.

Figure 8.7. The Language bar provides all the buttons and menus you'll need.

The Language bar is also available if you activate an IME (input method editor, used to enter Asian characters). Microsoft refers to speech and handwriting recognition, IMEs, and alternative keyboard layouts as text services.

The exact buttons that display may vary, according to the text services you've installed and the Office applications ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required